AFN is committed to ensuring the Alaska Native community is supported and informed of federal COVID-19 relief programs aimed at Native American recovery and accessing those programs. To better support the Alaska Native community in these endeavors, AFN has launched a COVID-19 Navigator Program.

Workshops & Trainings
Funding Opportunities
Resources & Partners


For additional information regarding Federal Covid-19 relief and grant opportunities, grant resources, and webinars and training, reach out to the regional navigator assigned to your region.  

Aleutians, Bristol Bay, Chugach
April Ferguson, Lead Regional Navigator

Y-K and Nana
Mary Kenick, Regional Navigator

ASRC, Bering Straits, CIRI, Kodiak
TJ Presley, Regional Navigator

Doyon, Copper River, Southeast
Marna Sanford, Regional Navigator

For General Questions:  
Navigator Program

To ask general questions or request support, please email:

Have questions or need help connecting with your regional Navigator? Please contact:

Sara K. Peterson, Deputy Project Manager
AFN COVID-19 Navigator Program
Mobile:  907-441-7967